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Coral Hogfish 6cm

Product Code: Bodianus mesothorax Our Ref No : 4963
This product can only be bought in store
£19.50 Stock : 1 Availability: In Stock
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Coral Hogfish (Bodianus mesothorax)

Maximum size:
25cm rarely seen above 20cm

Suggested minimum aquarium size when adult:
250 litres

Difficulty:
Easy

Feeding:
Will eat frozen Plankton, Mysis, Spirulina enriched Brineshrimp, larger specimens will relish live Rivershrimp and whole cockle. Will usually take dry foods too.

Reef safe:
Will eat snails, crustaceans, urchins, molluscs etc. Maybe ok with soft corals and large Anemones.

Compatibility:
Usually peaceful with similarly sized fish, this is a good fish for the fish only aquarium or that containing other boisterous fish. Don't keep with other Hogfish

Other information.
When small (3-4cm) Coral Hogfish are dark in colour yellow spots.

For more information ask a member of staff in store.

This is a library photo of a 7cm Coral Hogfish taken at The WaterZoo, exact appearance may differ due to natural variations and lighting conditions.
Our marine fish are hand picked from TMC and rested on our premises for at least 7 days and guaranteed feeding before being offered for sale.

All marine fish are only available for collection and payment in store. We are happy to reserve a fish in stock for up to 5 days. However, this will still be shown on our website until collected. Fish not collected within the specified period will be offered for sale without further notice.